radioluminescence

noun
ra·​dio·​luminescence | \ ¦rādē(ˌ)ō+ \

Definition of radioluminescence

1 : luminescence excited by impact of radioactive particles
2 : luminescence excited by either electromagnetic or corpuscular radiation

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Other Words from radioluminescence

radioluminescent \ "+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for radioluminescence

International Scientific Vocabulary radio- + luminescence

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“Radioluminescence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radioluminescence. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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